Broadband Gets Push From Bush
- STANDOFF ON THE HILL. Weber, Toby // Telephony;5/13/2002, Vol. 242 Issue 19, p26
Presents an update on the U.S. broadband policy as of May 13, 2002. Senators who proposed broadband bills; Speculation on the interest of legislators in the national broadband policy.
- Broadband operators in fury at plan to charge for digging. // Electronics Weekly;6/5/2002, Issue 2055, p1
Reports that broadband telecommunication operators in Great Britain have reacted angrily to British government's plan to charge firms per day to dig up roads for installing cables. Objective behind the scheme; Amount the firms will likely lose to the scheme if implemented.
- State governments get in the broadband act. March-Long, Caroline G. // CED;Feb2001, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p56
Reports that the states of Georgia and Pennsylvania have introduced programs that have the potential to spark new levels of broadband innovation, substantially increase the broadband footprint and widen the pool of intellectual capital. Call for state, business and educational institutions to...
- Broadband and the Beast. Sager, Ryan H. // Reason;Jan2000, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p60
Deals with regulations in the United States that slow down the development of a broadband cable network capable of providing high-speed Internet access and local telephone services. Information on the case of AT&T; Demands made by open access advocates; Wireless ways to get broadband access.
- American band stand. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR Wireless News;1/14/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p12
Offers insight on broadband. Objective of broadband; Analysis on the issues that are being considered in planning for a broadband policy in the United States.
- Broadband Services and Regulation. Bell, Alan // European Retail Digest;Dec2000, Issue 28, p12
Deals with the regulation of broadband communication system services in Great Britain. Characteristics of broadband technology; Effect of the digital revolution on the telecommunication markets and other services; Approach used by Great Britain's Office of Telecommunications in regulating...
- TIA Backs U.S. Broadband Policy. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;2/4/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p14
Reports on the support of the Telecommunications Industry Association to the national broadband policy in the U.S. Remarks from the association's president Matthew Flanigan; Impact of broadband policy on the country's economy; Other companies backing the national broadband policy.
- Supply-side broadband. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR Wireless News;2/4/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p12
Discusses the factors that will improve the cellular telephone industry in the United States. Potentials of broadband and third generation wireless communication technologies; Policy of the Bush administration on the wireless communications industry.
- U.S. Races Deadline To Launch Satellites. O'Connor, Rory J. // Interactive Week;4/16/2001, Vol. 8 Issue 15, p21
Warns telecommunications satellite operators in the United States about delays in the launching of their satellites. Risk of losing international rights to choice locations for satellites that could be used to deliver broadband data services; Discussion on licensing delays in the United States...